Donald G. Gerth, 85 |
Jan. 21, 1931 — Jan. 16, 2017
Donald G. Gerth of Cedarburg passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon at the age of 85 years.
Donald was born in Reading, Pa., on Jan. 21, 1931, to the late Harry and Elizabeth (nee Weaver) Gerth and married Lynn (nee Fries) on May 12, 1956, in Milwaukee.
Donald worked as an engineer at General Electric, Telectronics and Johnson Controls. He was a longtime active member of First Immanuel Lutheran Church and the American Legion Peter Wollner Post in Cedarburg.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn of Cedarburg; children, Donald (Shelley) of Cedarburg, Debbie Gerth of Grafton and Douglas Gerth of Milwaukee; grandson, Donnie Jr. of Cedarburg; and his best buddy, his dog Cody. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at noon at First Immanuel Lutheran Church, W67 N622 Evergreen Blvd. Cedarburg. Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Memorials of your choice appreciated.
For online condolences, please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com.
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory assisted the family with arrangements.